Cutter Aviation

San Antonio, TX

SAT - Aircraft Maintenance Technician (14952)

Posted 12 days ago

Job Description

Job Details
Job Location
TX - San Antonio - Int Airport (KSAT) - San Antonio, TX
Position Type
Full Time
Education Level
High School Diploma
Travel Percentage
Job Shift
Job Category
Installation - Maint - Repair

Position Summary:

Cutter Aviation is currently searching for an energetic and knowledgeable member of our Maintenance team. The Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic (A&P) must be an exceptional relationship builder with the drive to provide world-class customer service with respect to activities in the maintenance department while providing routine and unscheduled maintenance and annual inspections for King Air, Piper, or Socata series aircraft.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform routine one hundred- (100) hour and annual inspections in compliance with F.A.A. and industry standards
  • Troubleshoot and perform needed repairs to airframe components, engines and a variety of electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic repairs to other aircraft accessories, such as propellers, starters, generators, magnetos, carburetors, fuel pumps, hydraulic pumps, actuators, wheels, tires, and brakes
  • Structural repair to airframes including sheet metal work, riveting, patching, fiberglass repair, and painting
  • Install optional or added equipment to aircraft at customers request
  • Research aircraft logs for outstanding F.A.A. Airworthiness Directives, service letters, bulletins, and recommended action and comply as directed
  • Perform oil changes, service hydraulic systems, provide nitrogen and oxygen servicing, inspect and repair pilot static systems and battery service
  • Make required log book entry of repair and comply with all company and F.A.A. paperwork requirements in a neat and legible manner
  • Must be willing to work overtime and assignment to emergency call out duty
  • Read & interprets aircraft maintenance manuals and specifications to determine feasibility and method
  • Assist in cleaning and policing of work areas in the hangar shop
  • Facility maintenance and repairs as directed

Education Requirement:

  • Must have High School Diploma or GED

Certificate(s) Required:

  • Airframe & Powerplant License preferred

Experience Requirement:

  • At least 3-5 years experience working with King Air, Piper, Socata Series Aircraft, preferred
  • Knowledge of maintenance manuals and FARs
  • Knowledge of sheet metal
  • Ability to perform error free work with ability to meet/exceed deadlines and time accountability requirements
  • Excellent Organizational, Customer Service, Training, and Communication Skills
  • Outstanding team building ability
  • Professional in appearance and mannerisms
  • Ability to handle conflict
  • Able to develop a friendly rapport
  • A sincere desire to assist customers

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to pass a drug screening test
  • Able to pass a background check
  • Clean driving record

Ideal candidate will have the following work styles:

  • Being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude
  • Being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations.
  • Attention to detail
  • Maintaining composure, keeping emotions in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior even in very difficult situations
  • Accepting criticism and dealing calmly and effectively with high stress situations being open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace
  • A willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges
  • Being sensitive to others' needs and feelings and being understanding and helpful on the job
  • Developing one's own ways of doing things, guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and depending on oneself to get things done
  • Persistence in the face of obstacles